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Arlington, VA 22206
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Saturday, April 30, 2016

Seniors & Graduation

Seniors & Parents
Class of 2015
Senior Class Dues
This year, Senior Class dues are $85. Dues can be paid by cash, check or money order made out to Wakefield High School and turned in to Mr. Criollo in Room B-303.  Senior Class dues cover the cost of your cap and gown, senior picnic, graduation, and other Senior Class activities.  Dues must be paid in order to participate in the graduation ceremony.
Prom this year will be at the Crystal City Hilton hotel located at 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia, 22202 on Friday, June 5, 2015 from 8:00 PM to 12:00AM.  Tickets are being sold now until May 22nd during all lunches. Tickets are $40 each. There is a maximum of 2 tickets per Senior.
Financial Literacy Day and Senior Picnic
 Please note there has been a change! The Financial Literacy Day and Senior Class Picnic will now be on Thursday, June 11, 2015. The picnic will be from 1:00 until 3:00 PM.  The Senior Class will be provided food, beverages, music and games. Only Seniors who have paid their class dues can come to the picnic. 
Fees for Lost and/or Damaged Items
 You must return all school materials in good condition (this includes textbooks, calculators, team uniforms, etc.).  You will be charged for any item not returned or retuned in poor condition.  These charges, and any other school-related charges (for example, transcript fees) must be paid for prior to receiving your cap and gown.  We will pull your cap and gown and hold them until all fees and charges have been paid. 
Graduation Rehearsal
Graduation rehearsal will take place at 9:00 AM in the large gym on Thursday, June 18, 2015.  Everyone wishing to participate in the graduation ceremony must attend the rehearsal.  The rehearsal will last approximately 1 hour.  Caps, gowns and graduation tickets will be distributed after the rehearsal. 
Cap and Gown
You must have a cap and gown in order to participate in the graduation ceremony.  The cap and gown cost is included in your Senior Class dues. Caps and gowns will be distributed after graduation rehearsal Thursday, June 18, 2015
Graduation is on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 8pm at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, DC.  Graduates will report to Wakefield at 6:00 PM for lining up and then taking the bus to Constitution Hall.  Your family and friends will need to go directly to Constitution Hall.  Doors open at 7:00 PM, and it is open seating.
Graduation Tickets
All graduates will be given 10 tickets for the graduation ceremony.  Tickets will be distributed after graduation rehearsal on June 18, 2015. Requests for additional tickets must be made by completing the Additional tickets request form in room B-303.  
Graduation Pictures
Photographers from Lifetouch will be providing photographic coverage of the commencement program. Lifetouch will have portraits available online at events.lifetouch.com approximately one week after the ceremony.
Last Modified on May 15, 2015